• Merger Anyone? Experts Share Financial Insights
    Are you interested in raising capital, pursuing a merger or acquisition, or understanding how a company is valued? A group of finance experts will discuss such issues today during a panel at CompTel/ASCENT '04. Consolidation leads to higher valuations, resulting in a ...More
    November 2, 2004 Posted in News
  • Matrix Rolls Out TeleConvergence
    Matrix Telecom is introducing TeleConvergence, a new service that integrates enterprise-class local, long-distance and data communications in a VoIP solution. The company says this service offers savings over traditional services by using a single access circuit. “Clearly ...More
    November 2, 2004 Posted in News
  • Martin Group Announces Employee Promotions, Certifications
    Martin Group (Booth 524), which provides OSS/BSS solutions for telecom carriers, recently announced the promotions of employees Steve Angerhofer, Dave Fridley and Steve Scarbro, as well as the certification of Brandon Sigmund and Conrad Carson as Professional Engineers. ...More
    November 2, 2004 Posted in News
  • IPCC Signs MOU Agreement with ETSI
    The International Packet Communications Consortium (Booth 717) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI), the European equivalent of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). The MOU creates a ...More
    November 2, 2004 Posted in News
  • IPCC Talks VoIP in Two-Part Track
    The International Packet Communications Consortium (IPCC) is hosting two sessions today, The Next Generation of Interconnection and OSS for Next-Generation Networks. Michael Khalilian, chairman and president of IPCC, will host the first session. Michael Tribolet, executive ...More
    November 2, 2004 By Kelly Teal Posted in News
  • INDATELgroup Membership Continues to Grow
    The president of the INDATELgroup (Booth 625) reports the not-for-profit trade association has grown from 15 charter members serving 14 states to 20 members serving 19 states. The group’s members are independent telco-owned statewide network alliances that provide broadband ...More
    November 2, 2004 Posted in News
  • ILD Adds USF Feature
    ILD Telecommunications Inc. (Booth 218) has enhanced its LEC Billing Services Group product with a State USF Feature. The software flags the states where administrative fees are allowed. ILD points out that not all states require a USF fee, so not all of them allow ...More
    November 2, 2004 Posted in News
  • Global Crossing Releases VoIP DID Service
    Global Crossing (Booth 219) is announcing a new wholesale VoIP Direct Inward Dial (DID) service that enables carriers to obtain nationwide local numbers through a single connection, eliminating traditional private line services. This is the latest addition to Global ...More
    November 2, 2004 Posted in News
  • EZData Enables Tax Data Customization
    New EZData software from BillSoft Inc. gives businesses the freedom to customize their tax data. According to the software vendor, this is the first time such a capability has been available to the general business community. Companies can use EZData to add or customize ...More
    November 2, 2004 Posted in News
  • Enterprises Stay on Course with Managed Services
    Outsourcing sections of IT infrastructure that are difficult to maintain or require expensive manpower and constant vigilance has become more common as enterprises with unwieldy corporate structures look to focus on core competencies and steer towards top-line revenue, ...More
    November 2, 2004 By Tara Seals Posted in News